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"Delhi, the sages say, has a divided soul. It is a city of incredible contrasts combining the ancient and the modern, Old and New Delhi each reflecting the images of the past and the reality of the present"

-- Extract from 'Hemispheres'
[India Gate]
[India Gate]

Namaste (traditional Indian greeting, accompanied by the joining of palms), welcome to the city of almost 11 million people. Let's take a short tour through its history, which I've broadly classified into the following:

Each section has a brief writeup on the history of the period and a collection of photographs. These pages are best viewed at a resolution of 1024x768 or better.

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